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IMF Executive Board Approves a US$1.386 Billion Disbursement to Pakistan to Address the COVID-19 Pandemic

IMF Executive Board Approves a US$1.386 Billion Disbursement to Pakistan to Address the COVID-19 Pandemic »

Source: Pakistan : Request for Purchase Under the Rapid Financing Instrument-Press Release; Staff Report; and Statement by the Executive Director for Pakistan

Volume/Issue: 2020/114

Series: IMF Staff Country Reports

Author(s): International Monetary Fund. Middle East and Central Asia Dept.

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 17 April 2020

ISBN: 9781513541099

Keywords: Rapid Financing Instrument (RFI), Social safety nets, Balance of payments need, Macroprudential policies and financial stability, Financial and Monetary Sector, Credit, ISCR, CR, SBP, pakistani authority

This paper highlights Pakistan's Request for Purchase Under the Rapid Financing Instrument (RFI). With the near-term outlook deteriorating sharply, the authorities have swiftly put in place measures to contain the...

Pakistan
			: Request for Purchase Under the Rapid Financing Instrument-Press Release; Staff Report; and Statement by the Executive Director for Pakistan

Pakistan : Request for Purchase Under the Rapid Financing Instrument-Press Release; Staff Report; and Statement by the Executive Director for Pakistan »

Volume/Issue: 2020/114

Series: IMF Staff Country Reports

Author(s): International Monetary Fund. Middle East and Central Asia Dept.

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 17 April 2020

DOI: http://dx.doi.org/10.5089/9781513541099.002

ISBN: 9781513541099

Keywords: Rapid Financing Instrument (RFI), Social safety nets, Balance of payments need, Macroprudential policies and financial stability, Financial and Monetary Sector, Credit, ISCR, CR, SBP, pakistani authority

This paper highlights Pakistan's Request for Purchase Under the Rapid Financing Instrument (RFI). With the near-term outlook deteriorating sharply, the authorities have swiftly put in place measures to contain the...

Pakistan: Request for Purchase Under the Rapid Financing Instrument—Press Release; Staff Report; and Statement by the Executive Director for Pakistan

Pakistan: Request for Purchase Under the Rapid Financing Instrument—Press Release; Staff Report; and Statement by the Executive Director for Pakistan »

Source: Pakistan : Request for Purchase Under the Rapid Financing Instrument-Press Release; Staff Report; and Statement by the Executive Director for Pakistan

Volume/Issue: 2020/114

Series: IMF Staff Country Reports

Author(s): International Monetary Fund. Middle East and Central Asia Dept.

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 17 April 2020

ISBN: 9781513541099

Keywords: Rapid Financing Instrument (RFI), Social safety nets, Balance of payments need, Macroprudential policies and financial stability, Financial and Monetary Sector, Credit, ISCR, CR, SBP, pakistani authority

This paper highlights Pakistan's Request for Purchase Under the Rapid Financing Instrument (RFI). With the near-term outlook deteriorating sharply, the authorities have swiftly put in place measures to contain the...

Statement by Jafar Mojarrad, Executive Director for Pakistan and Saeed Ahmed, Senior Advisor to Executive Director April, 16, 2020

Statement by Jafar Mojarrad, Executive Director for Pakistan and Saeed Ahmed, Senior Advisor to Executive Director April, 16, 2020 »

Source: Pakistan : Request for Purchase Under the Rapid Financing Instrument-Press Release; Staff Report; and Statement by the Executive Director for Pakistan

Volume/Issue: 2020/114

Series: IMF Staff Country Reports

Author(s): International Monetary Fund. Middle East and Central Asia Dept.

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 17 April 2020

ISBN: 9781513541099

Keywords: Rapid Financing Instrument (RFI), Social safety nets, Balance of payments need, Macroprudential policies and financial stability, Financial and Monetary Sector, Credit, ISCR, CR, SBP, pakistani authority

This paper highlights Pakistan's Request for Purchase Under the Rapid Financing Instrument (RFI). With the near-term outlook deteriorating sharply, the authorities have swiftly put in place measures to contain the...

IMF Executive Board Completes the First Review of Pakistan’s Extended Fund Facility

IMF Executive Board Completes the First Review of Pakistan’s Extended Fund Facility »

Source: Pakistan : First Review Under the Extended Arrangement Under the Extended Fund Facility and Request for Modification of Performance Criteria-Press Release; Staff Report; and Statement by the Executive Director for Pakistan

Volume/Issue: 2019/380

Series: IMF Staff Country Reports

Author(s): International Monetary Fund. Middle East and Central Asia Dept.

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 23 December 2019

ISBN: 9781513523880

Keywords: Tax policy, Social safety nets, Financial and Monetary Sector, Economic reforms, Tax revenue, ISCR, CR, SBP, pakistani authority, Proj

This paper discusses Pakistan's First Review Under the Extended Arrangement Under the Extended Fund Facility and Request for Modification of Performance Criteria. Pakistan's program is on track and has started to b...

Pakistan
			: First Review Under the Extended Arrangement Under the Extended Fund Facility and Request for Modification of Performance Criteria-Press Release; Staff Report; and Statement by the Executive Director for Pakistan

Pakistan : First Review Under the Extended Arrangement Under the Extended Fund Facility and Request for Modification of Performance Criteria-Press Release; Staff Report; and Statement by the Executive Director for Pakistan »

Volume/Issue: 2019/380

Series: IMF Staff Country Reports

Author(s): International Monetary Fund. Middle East and Central Asia Dept.

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 23 December 2019

DOI: http://dx.doi.org/10.5089/9781513523880.002

ISBN: 9781513523880

Keywords: Tax policy, Social safety nets, Financial and Monetary Sector, Economic reforms, Tax revenue, ISCR, CR, SBP, pakistani authority, Proj

This paper discusses Pakistan's First Review Under the Extended Arrangement Under the Extended Fund Facility and Request for Modification of Performance Criteria. Pakistan's program is on track and has started to b...

Pakistan: First Review under the Extended Arrangement under the Extended Fund Facility and Request for Modification of Performance Criteria—Press Release; Staff Report; and Statement by the Executive Director for Pakistan

Pakistan: First Review under the Extended Arrangement under the Extended Fund Facility and Request for Modification of Performance Criteria—Press Release; Staff Report; and Statement by the Executive Director for Pakistan »

Source: Pakistan : First Review Under the Extended Arrangement Under the Extended Fund Facility and Request for Modification of Performance Criteria-Press Release; Staff Report; and Statement by the Executive Director for Pakistan

Volume/Issue: 2019/380

Series: IMF Staff Country Reports

Author(s): International Monetary Fund. Middle East and Central Asia Dept.

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 23 December 2019

ISBN: 9781513523880

Keywords: Tax policy, Social safety nets, Financial and Monetary Sector, Economic reforms, Tax revenue, ISCR, CR, SBP, pakistani authority, Proj

This paper discusses Pakistan's First Review Under the Extended Arrangement Under the Extended Fund Facility and Request for Modification of Performance Criteria. Pakistan's program is on track and has started to b...

Statement by Jafar Mojarrad, Executive Director for Pakistan and Cyrus Sassanpour, Senior Advisor to Executive Director December 19, 2019

Statement by Jafar Mojarrad, Executive Director for Pakistan and Cyrus Sassanpour, Senior Advisor to Executive Director December 19, 2019 »

Source: Pakistan : First Review Under the Extended Arrangement Under the Extended Fund Facility and Request for Modification of Performance Criteria-Press Release; Staff Report; and Statement by the Executive Director for Pakistan

Volume/Issue: 2019/380

Series: IMF Staff Country Reports

Author(s): International Monetary Fund. Middle East and Central Asia Dept.

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 23 December 2019

ISBN: 9781513523880

Keywords: Tax policy, Social safety nets, Financial and Monetary Sector, Economic reforms, Tax revenue, ISCR, CR, SBP, pakistani authority, Proj

This paper discusses Pakistan's First Review Under the Extended Arrangement Under the Extended Fund Facility and Request for Modification of Performance Criteria. Pakistan's program is on track and has started to b...

IMF Executive Board Approves US$6 billion 39-Month Extended Fund Facility Arrangement for Pakistan

IMF Executive Board Approves US$6 billion 39-Month Extended Fund Facility Arrangement for Pakistan »

Source: Pakistan : Request for an Extended Arrangement Under the Extended Fund Facility-Press Release; Staff Report; and Statement by the Executive Director for Pakistan

Volume/Issue: 2019/212

Series: IMF Staff Country Reports

Author(s): International Monetary Fund. Middle East and Central Asia Dept.

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 08 July 2019

ISBN: 9781498324496

Keywords: External sector, Fiscal policy, Central banks, Flexible exchange rates, Development, pakistani authority, pakistani rupee, SOEs, SBP, Proj

Pakistan's economy is at a critical juncture. Misaligned economic policies, including large fiscal deficits, loose monetary policy, and defense of an overvalued exchange rate, fueled consumption and short-term grow...

Pakistan
			: Request for an Extended Arrangement Under the Extended Fund Facility-Press Release; Staff Report; and Statement by the Executive Director for Pakistan

Pakistan : Request for an Extended Arrangement Under the Extended Fund Facility-Press Release; Staff Report; and Statement by the Executive Director for Pakistan »

Volume/Issue: 2019/212

Series: IMF Staff Country Reports

Author(s): International Monetary Fund. Middle East and Central Asia Dept.

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 08 July 2019

DOI: http://dx.doi.org/10.5089/9781498324496.002

ISBN: 9781498324496

Keywords: External sector, Fiscal policy, Central banks, Flexible exchange rates, Development, pakistani authority, pakistani rupee, SOEs, SBP, Proj

Pakistan's economy is at a critical juncture. Misaligned economic policies, including large fiscal deficits, loose monetary policy, and defense of an overvalued exchange rate, fueled consumption and short-term grow...

Pakistan: Request for an Extended Arrangement Under the Extended Fund Facility—Press Release; Staff Report; and Statement by the Executive Director for Pakistan

Pakistan: Request for an Extended Arrangement Under the Extended Fund Facility—Press Release; Staff Report; and Statement by the Executive Director for Pakistan »

Source: Pakistan : Request for an Extended Arrangement Under the Extended Fund Facility-Press Release; Staff Report; and Statement by the Executive Director for Pakistan

Volume/Issue: 2019/212

Series: IMF Staff Country Reports

Author(s): International Monetary Fund. Middle East and Central Asia Dept.

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 08 July 2019

ISBN: 9781498324496

Keywords: External sector, Fiscal policy, Central banks, Flexible exchange rates, Development, pakistani authority, pakistani rupee, SOEs, SBP, Proj

Pakistan's economy is at a critical juncture. Misaligned economic policies, including large fiscal deficits, loose monetary policy, and defense of an overvalued exchange rate, fueled consumption and short-term grow...

Pakistan: Request for an Extended Arrangement Under the Extended Fund Facility—Supplementary Information

Pakistan: Request for an Extended Arrangement Under the Extended Fund Facility—Supplementary Information »

Source: Pakistan : Request for an Extended Arrangement Under the Extended Fund Facility-Press Release; Staff Report; and Statement by the Executive Director for Pakistan

Volume/Issue: 2019/212

Series: IMF Staff Country Reports

Author(s): International Monetary Fund. Middle East and Central Asia Dept.

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 08 July 2019

ISBN: 9781498324496

Keywords: External sector, Fiscal policy, Central banks, Flexible exchange rates, Development, pakistani authority, pakistani rupee, SOEs, SBP, Proj

Pakistan's economy is at a critical juncture. Misaligned economic policies, including large fiscal deficits, loose monetary policy, and defense of an overvalued exchange rate, fueled consumption and short-term grow...

Statement by Jafar Mojarrad, Executive Director for Pakistan and Cyrus Sassanpour, Senior Advisor to Executive Director July 3, 2019

Statement by Jafar Mojarrad, Executive Director for Pakistan and Cyrus Sassanpour, Senior Advisor to Executive Director July 3, 2019 »

Source: Pakistan : Request for an Extended Arrangement Under the Extended Fund Facility-Press Release; Staff Report; and Statement by the Executive Director for Pakistan

Volume/Issue: 2019/212

Series: IMF Staff Country Reports

Author(s): International Monetary Fund. Middle East and Central Asia Dept.

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 08 July 2019

ISBN: 9781498324496

Keywords: External sector, Fiscal policy, Central banks, Flexible exchange rates, Development, pakistani authority, pakistani rupee, SOEs, SBP, Proj

Pakistan's economy is at a critical juncture. Misaligned economic policies, including large fiscal deficits, loose monetary policy, and defense of an overvalued exchange rate, fueled consumption and short-term grow...

Definitions

Definitions »

Source: Regional Economic Outlook, April 2018, Asia Pacific : Good Times, Uncertain Times: A Time to Prepare

Series: Regional Economic Outlook

Author(s): International Monetary Fund. Asia and Pacific Dept

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 09 May 2018

ISBN: 9781484339886

In this Regional Economic Outlook: Asia and Pacific, the following groupings are employed: “ASEAN” refers to Brunei Darussalam, Cambodia, Indonesia, Lao P.D.R., Malaysia, Myanmar, the Philippines, S...

Executive Summary

Executive Summary »

Source: Regional Economic Outlook, April 2018, Asia Pacific : Good Times, Uncertain Times: A Time to Prepare

Series: Regional Economic Outlook

Author(s): International Monetary Fund. Asia and Pacific Dept

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 09 May 2018

ISBN: 9781484339886

The economic outlook for Asia and the Pacific remains strong, and the region continues to be the most dynamic of the global economy. Near-term prospects have improved since the Regional Economic Outlook Upda...

1. Good Times, Uncertain Times: A Time to Prepare

1. Good Times, Uncertain Times: A Time to Prepare »

Source: Regional Economic Outlook, April 2018, Asia Pacific : Good Times, Uncertain Times: A Time to Prepare

Series: Regional Economic Outlook

Author(s): International Monetary Fund. Asia and Pacific Dept

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 09 May 2018

ISBN: 9781484339886

The world economy continues to perform well, with strong growth and trade, rising but still muted inflation, and accommodative financial conditions, notwithstanding some increased financial mark...

2. Low Inflation in Asia: How Long Will It Last?

2. Low Inflation in Asia: How Long Will It Last? »

Source: Regional Economic Outlook, April 2018, Asia Pacific : Good Times, Uncertain Times: A Time to Prepare

Series: Regional Economic Outlook

Author(s): International Monetary Fund. Asia and Pacific Dept

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 09 May 2018

ISBN: 9781484339886

Introduction and Main Findings Global growth in 2017 was the highest since 2011 and is expected to strengthen further in 2018–19, supported by broad-based momentum across countries a...

Regional Economic Outlook, April 2018, Asia Pacific
			: Good Times, Uncertain Times: A Time to Prepare

Regional Economic Outlook, April 2018, Asia Pacific : Good Times, Uncertain Times: A Time to Prepare »

Series: Regional Economic Outlook

Author(s): International Monetary Fund. Asia and Pacific Dept

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 09 May 2018

DOI: http://dx.doi.org/10.5089/9781484339886.086

ISBN: 9781484339886

Asia is expected to grow by about 51/2 percent this year, accounting for nearly two-thirds of global growth, and the region remains the world's most dynamic by a considerable margin. But despite the strong outlook,...

Front Matter

Front Matter »

Source: Regional Economic Outlook, April 2018, Asia Pacific : Good Times, Uncertain Times: A Time to Prepare

Series: Regional Economic Outlook

Author(s): International Monetary Fund. Asia and Pacific Dept

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 09 May 2018

ISBN: 9781484339886

Asia is expected to grow by about 51/2 percent this year, accounting for nearly two-thirds of global growth, and the region remains the world's most dynamic by a considerable margin. But despite the strong outlook,...

A Growth-Friendly Path for Building Fiscal Buffers in the Caucuses and Central Asia

A Growth-Friendly Path for Building Fiscal Buffers in the Caucuses and Central Asia »

Volume/Issue: 2018/6

Series: Departmental Papers / Policy Papers

Author(s): Edward Gemayel , Lorraine Ocampos , Matteo Ghilardi , and James Aylward

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 10 April 2018

DOI: http://dx.doi.org/10.5089/9781484337165.087

ISBN: 9781484337165

Keywords: Growth acceleration, Uzbekistan, Afghanistan, Islamic Republic of, Iran, Islamic Republic of, Libyan Arab Jamahiriya, Syrian Arab Republic, Yemen, Republic of, Saudi Arabia, Somalia, Sudan

Since 2014, large and persistent external shocks have hit the CCA region, particularly a slump in global commodity prices and slower growth in its key economic partners. Fiscal accommodation, along with currency ad...

A Growth-Friendly Path for Building Fiscal Buffers in the Caucuses and Central Asia

A Growth-Friendly Path for Building Fiscal Buffers in the Caucuses and Central Asia »

Source: A Growth-Friendly Path for Building Fiscal Buffers in the Caucuses and Central Asia

Volume/Issue: 2018/6

Series: Departmental Papers / Policy Papers

Author(s): Edward Gemayel , Lorraine Ocampos , Matteo Ghilardi , and James Aylward

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 10 April 2018

ISBN: 9781484337165

Keywords: Growth acceleration, Uzbekistan, Afghanistan, Islamic Republic of, Iran, Islamic Republic of, Libyan Arab Jamahiriya, Syrian Arab Republic, Yemen, Republic of, Saudi Arabia, Somalia, Sudan

Since 2014, large and persistent external shocks have hit the CCA region, particularly a slump in global commodity prices and slower growth in its key economic partners. Fiscal accommodation, along with currency ad...

IMF Executive Board Concludes First Post-Program Monitoring Discussions with Pakistan

IMF Executive Board Concludes First Post-Program Monitoring Discussions with Pakistan »

Source: Pakistan : First Post-Program Monitoring Discussions-Press Release; Staff Report; and Statement by the Executive Director for Pakistan

Volume/Issue: 2018/78

Series: IMF Staff Country Reports

Author(s): International Monetary Fund. Middle East and Central Asia Dept.

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 14 March 2018

ISBN: 9781484347188

Keywords: Post-program monitoring, Monetary policy, Reserves, Exchange rate adjustments, Public enterprises, Banking systems, Economic indicators, Balance of payments statistics, Debt sustainability analysis, Press releases

This paper discusses First Post-Program Monitoring Discussions with Pakistan. Pakistan's near-term outlook for economic growth is broadly favorable. Real GDP is expected to grow by 5.6 percent in FY2017/18, support...

Pakistan
			: First Post-Program Monitoring Discussions-Press Release; Staff Report; and Statement by the Executive Director for Pakistan

Pakistan : First Post-Program Monitoring Discussions-Press Release; Staff Report; and Statement by the Executive Director for Pakistan »

Volume/Issue: 2018/78

Series: IMF Staff Country Reports

Author(s): International Monetary Fund. Middle East and Central Asia Dept.

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 14 March 2018

DOI: http://dx.doi.org/10.5089/9781484347188.002

ISBN: 9781484347188

Keywords: Post-program monitoring, Monetary policy, Reserves, Exchange rate adjustments, Public enterprises, Banking systems, Economic indicators, Balance of payments statistics, Debt sustainability analysis, Press releases

This paper discusses First Post-Program Monitoring Discussions with Pakistan. Pakistan's near-term outlook for economic growth is broadly favorable. Real GDP is expected to grow by 5.6 percent in FY2017/18, support...

Pakistan: First Post-Program Monitoring Discussions

Pakistan: First Post-Program Monitoring Discussions »

Source: Pakistan : First Post-Program Monitoring Discussions-Press Release; Staff Report; and Statement by the Executive Director for Pakistan

Volume/Issue: 2018/78

Series: IMF Staff Country Reports

Author(s): International Monetary Fund. Middle East and Central Asia Dept.

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 14 March 2018

ISBN: 9781484347188

Keywords: Post-program monitoring, Monetary policy, Reserves, Exchange rate adjustments, Public enterprises, Banking systems, Economic indicators, Balance of payments statistics, Debt sustainability analysis, Press releases

This paper discusses First Post-Program Monitoring Discussions with Pakistan. Pakistan's near-term outlook for economic growth is broadly favorable. Real GDP is expected to grow by 5.6 percent in FY2017/18, support...

Statement by Jafar Mojarrad, Executive Director for Pakistan, and Abdelali Jbili, Senior Advisor to Executive Director, March 5, 2018

Statement by Jafar Mojarrad, Executive Director for Pakistan, and Abdelali Jbili, Senior Advisor to Executive Director, March 5, 2018 »

Source: Pakistan : First Post-Program Monitoring Discussions-Press Release; Staff Report; and Statement by the Executive Director for Pakistan

Volume/Issue: 2018/78

Series: IMF Staff Country Reports

Author(s): International Monetary Fund. Middle East and Central Asia Dept.

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 14 March 2018

ISBN: 9781484347188

Keywords: Post-program monitoring, Monetary policy, Reserves, Exchange rate adjustments, Public enterprises, Banking systems, Economic indicators, Balance of payments statistics, Debt sustainability analysis, Press releases

This paper discusses First Post-Program Monitoring Discussions with Pakistan. Pakistan's near-term outlook for economic growth is broadly favorable. Real GDP is expected to grow by 5.6 percent in FY2017/18, support...

Statement by the Staff Representative on Pakistan Executive Board Meeting, March 5, 2018

Statement by the Staff Representative on Pakistan Executive Board Meeting, March 5, 2018 »

Source: Pakistan : First Post-Program Monitoring Discussions-Press Release; Staff Report; and Statement by the Executive Director for Pakistan

Volume/Issue: 2018/78

Series: IMF Staff Country Reports

Author(s): International Monetary Fund. Middle East and Central Asia Dept.

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 14 March 2018

ISBN: 9781484347188

Keywords: Post-program monitoring, Monetary policy, Reserves, Exchange rate adjustments, Public enterprises, Banking systems, Economic indicators, Balance of payments statistics, Debt sustainability analysis, Press releases

This paper discusses First Post-Program Monitoring Discussions with Pakistan. Pakistan's near-term outlook for economic growth is broadly favorable. Real GDP is expected to grow by 5.6 percent in FY2017/18, support...

Chapter 5. A Way Forward

Chapter 5. A Way Forward »

Source: Public Wage Bills in the Middle East and Central Asia

Series: Departmental Papers / Policy Papers

Author(s): Natalia Tamirisa , and Christoph Duenwald

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 09 January 2018

ISBN: 9781484336731

Keywords: Public sector, Public sector wages, Public employment, Public expenditure management, Public expenditures reform, Public services, Public employment systems, Public sector; Public sector wages; Public employment; Public expenditure management; Public expenditures reform; Public services; Public employment systems

Rising Challenges The pursuit of multiple goals with public payrolls—often with limited success—has left several countries in the region with high wage bills at a time of heightened...

Chapter 2. Benchmarking and Trends

Chapter 2. Benchmarking and Trends »

Source: Public Wage Bills in the Middle East and Central Asia

Series: Departmental Papers / Policy Papers

Author(s): Natalia Tamirisa , and Christoph Duenwald

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 09 January 2018

ISBN: 9781484336731

Keywords: Public sector, Public sector wages, Public employment, Public expenditure management, Public expenditures reform, Public services, Public employment systems, Public sector; Public sector wages; Public employment; Public expenditure management; Public expenditures reform; Public services; Public employment systems

Comparison with Global Peers Public wage bills in the MENAP region are higher than in other emerging market and developing economies (Figure 2.1). 1...

Chapter 6. Conclusion

Chapter 6. Conclusion »

Source: Public Wage Bills in the Middle East and Central Asia

Series: Departmental Papers / Policy Papers

Author(s): Natalia Tamirisa , and Christoph Duenwald

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 09 January 2018

ISBN: 9781484336731

Keywords: Public sector, Public sector wages, Public employment, Public expenditure management, Public expenditures reform, Public services, Public employment systems, Public sector; Public sector wages; Public employment; Public expenditure management; Public expenditures reform; Public services; Public employment systems

Management of public sector wage bills has emerged as an important policy challenge for the region. Reflecting legacies from the past—including the large role of the state—as well as considerable oil wealth...

Chapter 3. Drivers

Chapter 3. Drivers »

Source: Public Wage Bills in the Middle East and Central Asia

Series: Departmental Papers / Policy Papers

Author(s): Natalia Tamirisa , and Christoph Duenwald

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 09 January 2018

ISBN: 9781484336731

Keywords: Public sector, Public sector wages, Public employment, Public expenditure management, Public expenditures reform, Public services, Public employment systems, Public sector; Public sector wages; Public employment; Public expenditure management; Public expenditures reform; Public services; Public employment systems

Policy Objectives Employment In many areas of the MENAP region, high wage bills reflect the traditional role of the state as the employer of first reso...

Chapter 1. Introduction

Chapter 1. Introduction »

Source: Public Wage Bills in the Middle East and Central Asia

Series: Departmental Papers / Policy Papers

Author(s): Natalia Tamirisa , and Christoph Duenwald

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 09 January 2018

ISBN: 9781484336731

Keywords: Public sector, Public sector wages, Public employment, Public expenditure management, Public expenditures reform, Public services, Public employment systems, Public sector; Public sector wages; Public employment; Public expenditure management; Public expenditures reform; Public services; Public employment systems

Economic and social challenges have intensified across the Middle East and Central Asia. Despite a stronger global economy, the growth outlook for the region remains subdued (IMF 2017). Weak economic growth...

Chapter 4. Outcomes and Economic Effects

Chapter 4. Outcomes and Economic Effects »

Source: Public Wage Bills in the Middle East and Central Asia

Series: Departmental Papers / Policy Papers

Author(s): Natalia Tamirisa , and Christoph Duenwald

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 09 January 2018

ISBN: 9781484336731

Keywords: Public sector, Public sector wages, Public employment, Public expenditure management, Public expenditures reform, Public services, Public employment systems, Public sector; Public sector wages; Public employment; Public expenditure management; Public expenditures reform; Public services; Public employment systems

Public Service Delivery Higher wage bills have on average not produced better service delivery, though public services are also affected by other considerations (Figures 4.1 and 4.2)...

Public Wage Bills in the Middle East and Central Asia

Public Wage Bills in the Middle East and Central Asia »

Volume: 18

Series: Departmental Papers / Policy Papers

Author(s): Natalia Tamirisa , and Christoph Duenwald

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 09 January 2018

DOI: http://dx.doi.org/10.5089/9781484336731.087

ISBN: 9781484336731

Keywords: Public sector, Public sector wages, Public employment, Public expenditure management, Public expenditures reform, Public services, Public employment systems, Public sector; Public sector wages; Public employment; Public expenditure management; Public expenditures reform; Public services; Public employment systems

Analysis of policies for managing public sector wage bills in the Middle East and Central Asia region. While some work has been done recently at the Fund on issues related to government employment and compensation,...

Public Wage Bills in the Middle East and Central Asia

Public Wage Bills in the Middle East and Central Asia »

Source: Public Wage Bills in the Middle East and Central Asia

Volume: 18

Series: Departmental Papers / Policy Papers

Author(s): Natalia Tamirisa , and Christoph Duenwald

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 09 January 2018

ISBN: 9781484336731

Keywords: Public sector, Public sector wages, Public employment, Public expenditure management, Public expenditures reform, Public services, Public employment systems, Public sector; Public sector wages; Public employment; Public expenditure management; Public expenditures reform; Public services; Public employment systems

Analysis of policies for managing public sector wage bills in the Middle East and Central Asia region. While some work has been done recently at the Fund on issues related to government employment and compensation,...

Back Matter

Back Matter »

Source: Public Wage Bills in the Middle East and Central Asia

Series: Departmental Papers / Policy Papers

Author(s): Natalia Tamirisa , and Christoph Duenwald

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 09 January 2018

ISBN: 9781484336731

Keywords: Public sector, Public sector wages, Public employment, Public expenditure management, Public expenditures reform, Public services, Public employment systems, Public sector; Public sector wages; Public employment; Public expenditure management; Public expenditures reform; Public services; Public employment systems

Analysis of policies for managing public sector wage bills in the Middle East and Central Asia region. While some work has been done recently at the Fund on issues related to government employment and compensation,...

IMF Executive Board Concludes Article IV Consultation with Pakistan

IMF Executive Board Concludes Article IV Consultation with Pakistan »

Source: Pakistan : 2017 Article IV Consultation-Press Release; Staff Report; Informational Annex; and Statement by the Executive Director for Pakistan

Volume/Issue: 2017/212

Series: IMF Staff Country Reports

Author(s): International Monetary Fund. Middle East and Central Asia Dept.

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 13 July 2017

ISBN: 9781484309759

Keywords: Article IV consultation reports, Economic growth, Monetary policy, Financial sector, Fiscal policy, Fiscal consolidation, Fiscal reforms, Economic indicators, Debt sustainability analysis, Press releases

This 2017 Article IV Consultation highlights that Pakistan's outlook for economic growth is favorable. Real GDP is estimated at 5.3 percent in FY2016/17 and strengthening to 6 percent over the medium term on the ba...

Pakistan
			: 2017 Article IV Consultation-Press Release; Staff Report; Informational Annex; and Statement by the Executive Director for Pakistan

Pakistan : 2017 Article IV Consultation-Press Release; Staff Report; Informational Annex; and Statement by the Executive Director for Pakistan »

Volume/Issue: 2017/212

Series: IMF Staff Country Reports

Author(s): International Monetary Fund. Middle East and Central Asia Dept.

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 13 July 2017

DOI: http://dx.doi.org/10.5089/9781484309759.002

ISBN: 9781484309759

Keywords: Article IV consultation reports, Economic growth, Monetary policy, Financial sector, Fiscal policy, Fiscal consolidation, Fiscal reforms, Economic indicators, Debt sustainability analysis, Press releases

This 2017 Article IV Consultation highlights that Pakistan's outlook for economic growth is favorable. Real GDP is estimated at 5.3 percent in FY2016/17 and strengthening to 6 percent over the medium term on the ba...

Pakistan
			: Selected Issues

Pakistan : Selected Issues »

Volume/Issue: 2017/213

Series: IMF Staff Country Reports

Author(s): International Monetary Fund. Middle East and Central Asia Dept.

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 13 July 2017

DOI: http://dx.doi.org/10.5089/9781484309766.002

ISBN: 9781484309766

Keywords: Social safety nets, Poverty, Economic growth, Financial sector, Fiscal policy, Banks, Energy, Selected issues, Pakistan

This Selected Issues paper provides an overview of social safety nets (SSNs) in Pakistan and uses a frontier analysis approach to assess their efficiency in reducing poverty and inequality. SSNs in Pakistan were si...

Pakistan: Selected Issues

Pakistan: Selected Issues »

Source: Pakistan : Selected Issues

Volume/Issue: 2017/213

Series: IMF Staff Country Reports

Author(s): International Monetary Fund. Middle East and Central Asia Dept.

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 13 July 2017

ISBN: 9781484309766

Keywords: Social safety nets, Poverty, Economic growth, Financial sector, Fiscal policy, Banks, Energy, Selected issues, Pakistan

This Selected Issues paper provides an overview of social safety nets (SSNs) in Pakistan and uses a frontier analysis approach to assess their efficiency in reducing poverty and inequality. SSNs in Pakistan were si...

Pakistan: Selected Issues

Pakistan: Selected Issues »

Source: Pakistan : Selected Issues

Volume/Issue: 2017/213

Series: IMF Staff Country Reports

Author(s): International Monetary Fund. Middle East and Central Asia Dept.

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 13 July 2017

ISBN: 9781484309766

Keywords: Social safety nets, Poverty, Economic growth, Financial sector, Fiscal policy, Banks, Energy, Selected issues, Pakistan

This Selected Issues paper provides an overview of social safety nets (SSNs) in Pakistan and uses a frontier analysis approach to assess their efficiency in reducing poverty and inequality. SSNs in Pakistan were si...

Pakistan: Selected Issues

Pakistan: Selected Issues »

Source: Pakistan : Selected Issues

Volume/Issue: 2017/213

Series: IMF Staff Country Reports

Author(s): International Monetary Fund. Middle East and Central Asia Dept.

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 13 July 2017

ISBN: 9781484309766

Keywords: Social safety nets, Poverty, Economic growth, Financial sector, Fiscal policy, Banks, Energy, Selected issues, Pakistan

This Selected Issues paper provides an overview of social safety nets (SSNs) in Pakistan and uses a frontier analysis approach to assess their efficiency in reducing poverty and inequality. SSNs in Pakistan were si...

Pakistan: Selected Issues

Pakistan: Selected Issues »

Source: Pakistan : Selected Issues

Volume/Issue: 2017/213

Series: IMF Staff Country Reports

Author(s): International Monetary Fund. Middle East and Central Asia Dept.

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 13 July 2017

ISBN: 9781484309766

Keywords: Social safety nets, Poverty, Economic growth, Financial sector, Fiscal policy, Banks, Energy, Selected issues, Pakistan

This Selected Issues paper provides an overview of social safety nets (SSNs) in Pakistan and uses a frontier analysis approach to assess their efficiency in reducing poverty and inequality. SSNs in Pakistan were si...

Pakistan: Staff Report for the 2017 Article IV Consultation

Pakistan: Staff Report for the 2017 Article IV Consultation »

Source: Pakistan : 2017 Article IV Consultation-Press Release; Staff Report; Informational Annex; and Statement by the Executive Director for Pakistan

Volume/Issue: 2017/212

Series: IMF Staff Country Reports

Author(s): International Monetary Fund. Middle East and Central Asia Dept.

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 13 July 2017

ISBN: 9781484309759

Keywords: Article IV consultation reports, Economic growth, Monetary policy, Financial sector, Fiscal policy, Fiscal consolidation, Fiscal reforms, Economic indicators, Debt sustainability analysis, Press releases

This 2017 Article IV Consultation highlights that Pakistan's outlook for economic growth is favorable. Real GDP is estimated at 5.3 percent in FY2016/17 and strengthening to 6 percent over the medium term on the ba...

Pakistan: Staff Report for the 2017 Article IV Consultation—Informational Annex

Pakistan: Staff Report for the 2017 Article IV Consultation—Informational Annex »

Source: Pakistan : 2017 Article IV Consultation-Press Release; Staff Report; Informational Annex; and Statement by the Executive Director for Pakistan

Volume/Issue: 2017/212

Series: IMF Staff Country Reports

Author(s): International Monetary Fund. Middle East and Central Asia Dept.

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 13 July 2017

ISBN: 9781484309759

Keywords: Article IV consultation reports, Economic growth, Monetary policy, Financial sector, Fiscal policy, Fiscal consolidation, Fiscal reforms, Economic indicators, Debt sustainability analysis, Press releases

This 2017 Article IV Consultation highlights that Pakistan's outlook for economic growth is favorable. Real GDP is estimated at 5.3 percent in FY2016/17 and strengthening to 6 percent over the medium term on the ba...

Statement by Jafar Mojarrad, Executive Director for Pakistan

Statement by Jafar Mojarrad, Executive Director for Pakistan »

Source: Pakistan : 2017 Article IV Consultation-Press Release; Staff Report; Informational Annex; and Statement by the Executive Director for Pakistan

Volume/Issue: 2017/212

Series: IMF Staff Country Reports

Author(s): International Monetary Fund. Middle East and Central Asia Dept.

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 13 July 2017

ISBN: 9781484309759

Keywords: Article IV consultation reports, Economic growth, Monetary policy, Financial sector, Fiscal policy, Fiscal consolidation, Fiscal reforms, Economic indicators, Debt sustainability analysis, Press releases

This 2017 Article IV Consultation highlights that Pakistan's outlook for economic growth is favorable. Real GDP is estimated at 5.3 percent in FY2016/17 and strengthening to 6 percent over the medium term on the ba...

Multi-Country Report
			: Ensuring Financial Stability in Countries with Islamic Banking-Case Studies-Press Release; Staff Report

Multi-Country Report : Ensuring Financial Stability in Countries with Islamic Banking-Case Studies-Press Release; Staff Report »

Volume/Issue: 2017/145

Series: IMF Staff Country Reports

Author(s): International Monetary Fund. Middle East and Central Asia Dept.

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 20 June 2017

DOI: http://dx.doi.org/10.5089/9781484302996.002

ISBN: 9781484302996

Keywords: Asia and Pacific, Bahrain, Djibouti, Europe, Indonesia, Kenya, Kuwait, Malaysia, Middle East, Nigeria

This paper presents country experiences with reforms to strengthen regulatory oversight of the Islamic banking sector. Based on the selected country experiences, a number of important lessons and policy options can...

Multi-Country Report

Multi-Country Report »

Source: Multi-Country Report : Ensuring Financial Stability in Countries with Islamic Banking-Case Studies-Press Release; Staff Report

Volume/Issue: 2017/145

Series: IMF Staff Country Reports

Author(s): International Monetary Fund. Middle East and Central Asia Dept.

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 20 June 2017

ISBN: 9781484302996

Keywords: Asia and Pacific, Bahrain, Djibouti, Europe, Indonesia, Kenya, Kuwait, Malaysia, Middle East, Nigeria

This paper presents country experiences with reforms to strengthen regulatory oversight of the Islamic banking sector. Based on the selected country experiences, a number of important lessons and policy options can...

IMF Executive Board Completes the Twelfth and Final Review Under the Extended Fund Facility for Pakistan

IMF Executive Board Completes the Twelfth and Final Review Under the Extended Fund Facility for Pakistan »

Source: Pakistan : Twelfth and Final Review Under the Extended Arrangement, Request for Waivers of Nonobservance of Performance Criteria, and Proposal for Post-Program Monitoring-Press Release; Staff Report; and Statement by the Executive Director for Pakistan

Volume/Issue: 2016/325

Series: IMF Staff Country Reports

Author(s): International Monetary Fund. Middle East and Central Asia Dept.

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 13 October 2016

ISBN: 9781475544183

Keywords: Extended arrangement reviews, Fiscal policy, Economic conditions, Fiscal consolidation, Revenue mobilization, Fiscal reforms, Monetary policy, Banking sector, Economic indicators, Balance of payments statistics

This paper discusses Pakistan's Twelfth and Final Review Under the Extended Arrangement, Request for Waivers of Nonobservance of Performance Criteria (PCs), and Proposal for Post-Program Monitoring. The authorities...

Pakistan
			: Twelfth and Final Review Under the Extended Arrangement, Request for Waivers of Nonobservance of Performance Criteria, and Proposal for Post-Program Monitoring-Press Release; Staff Report; and Statement by the Executive Director for Pakistan

Pakistan : Twelfth and Final Review Under the Extended Arrangement, Request for Waivers of Nonobservance of Performance Criteria, and Proposal for Post-Program Monitoring-Press Release; Staff Report; and Statement by the Executive Director for Pakistan »

Volume/Issue: 2016/325

Series: IMF Staff Country Reports

Author(s): International Monetary Fund. Middle East and Central Asia Dept.

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 13 October 2016

DOI: http://dx.doi.org/10.5089/9781475544183.002

ISBN: 9781475544183

Keywords: Extended arrangement reviews, Fiscal policy, Economic conditions, Fiscal consolidation, Revenue mobilization, Fiscal reforms, Monetary policy, Banking sector, Economic indicators, Balance of payments statistics

This paper discusses Pakistan's Twelfth and Final Review Under the Extended Arrangement, Request for Waivers of Nonobservance of Performance Criteria (PCs), and Proposal for Post-Program Monitoring. The authorities...

Pakistan: Twelfth and Final Review Under the Extended Arrangement, Request for Waivers of Nonobservance of Performance Criteria, and Proposal for Post-Program Monitoring

Pakistan: Twelfth and Final Review Under the Extended Arrangement, Request for Waivers of Nonobservance of Performance Criteria, and Proposal for Post-Program Monitoring »

Source: Pakistan : Twelfth and Final Review Under the Extended Arrangement, Request for Waivers of Nonobservance of Performance Criteria, and Proposal for Post-Program Monitoring-Press Release; Staff Report; and Statement by the Executive Director for Pakistan

Volume/Issue: 2016/325

Series: IMF Staff Country Reports

Author(s): International Monetary Fund. Middle East and Central Asia Dept.

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 13 October 2016

ISBN: 9781475544183

Keywords: Extended arrangement reviews, Fiscal policy, Economic conditions, Fiscal consolidation, Revenue mobilization, Fiscal reforms, Monetary policy, Banking sector, Economic indicators, Balance of payments statistics

This paper discusses Pakistan's Twelfth and Final Review Under the Extended Arrangement, Request for Waivers of Nonobservance of Performance Criteria (PCs), and Proposal for Post-Program Monitoring. The authorities...

Statement by Jafar Mojarrad, Executive Director for Pakistan, Mohammed Daïri, Alternate Executive Director, and Shahid Mahmood, Senior Advisor to Executive Director, September 28, 2016

Statement by Jafar Mojarrad, Executive Director for Pakistan, Mohammed Daïri, Alternate Executive Director, and Shahid Mahmood, Senior Advisor to Executive Director, September 28, 2016 »

Source: Pakistan : Twelfth and Final Review Under the Extended Arrangement, Request for Waivers of Nonobservance of Performance Criteria, and Proposal for Post-Program Monitoring-Press Release; Staff Report; and Statement by the Executive Director for Pakistan

Volume/Issue: 2016/325

Series: IMF Staff Country Reports

Author(s): International Monetary Fund. Middle East and Central Asia Dept.

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 13 October 2016

ISBN: 9781475544183

Keywords: Extended arrangement reviews, Fiscal policy, Economic conditions, Fiscal consolidation, Revenue mobilization, Fiscal reforms, Monetary policy, Banking sector, Economic indicators, Balance of payments statistics

This paper discusses Pakistan's Twelfth and Final Review Under the Extended Arrangement, Request for Waivers of Nonobservance of Performance Criteria (PCs), and Proposal for Post-Program Monitoring. The authorities...

Smoke Screen
			: Estimating the Tax Pass-Through to Cigarette Prices in Pakistan

Smoke Screen : Estimating the Tax Pass-Through to Cigarette Prices in Pakistan »

Volume/Issue: 2016/179

Series: IMF Working Papers

Author(s): Serhan Cevik

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 26 August 2016

DOI: http://dx.doi.org/10.5089/9781475530193.001

ISBN: 9781475530193

This paper estimates the magnitude and speed of tax pass-through across tobacco products at different price points in Pakistan by using a novel dataset of monthly observations on cigarette prices in 50 cities durin...

Unlocking Pakistan's Revenue Potential

Unlocking Pakistan's Revenue Potential »

Volume/Issue: 2016/182

Series: IMF Working Papers

Author(s): Serhan Cevik

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 26 August 2016

DOI: http://dx.doi.org/10.5089/9781475530506.001

ISBN: 9781475530506

Despite the significant progress in recent years, Pakistan's tax revenue remains low relative to comparator countries and the tax effort expected for the country's level of development. In light of the potential en...

Smoke Screen

Smoke Screen »

Source: Smoke Screen : Estimating the Tax Pass-Through to Cigarette Prices in Pakistan

Volume/Issue: 2016/179

Series: IMF Working Papers

Author(s): Serhan Cevik

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 26 August 2016

ISBN: 9781475530193

This paper estimates the magnitude and speed of tax pass-through across tobacco products at different price points in Pakistan by using a novel dataset of monthly observations on cigarette prices in 50 cities durin...

Unlocking Pakistan's Revenue Potential

Unlocking Pakistan's Revenue Potential »

Source: Unlocking Pakistan's Revenue Potential

Volume/Issue: 2016/182

Series: IMF Working Papers

Author(s): Serhan Cevik

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 26 August 2016

ISBN: 9781475530506

Despite the significant progress in recent years, Pakistan's tax revenue remains low relative to comparator countries and the tax effort expected for the country's level of development. In light of the potential en...

IMF Executive Board Completes Eleventh Review Under the Extended Fund Facility for Pakistan

IMF Executive Board Completes Eleventh Review Under the Extended Fund Facility for Pakistan »

Source: Pakistan : Eleventh Review Under the Extended Arrangement and Request for Modification of Performance Criteria and Extension of the Extended Arrangement-Press Release; Staff Report; and Statement by the Executive Director for Pakistan

Volume/Issue: 2016/207

Series: IMF Staff Country Reports

Author(s): International Monetary Fund. Middle East and Central Asia Dept.

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 05 July 2016

ISBN: 9781498340953

Keywords: Extended arrangement reviews, Fiscal policy, Fiscal consolidation, Tax administration, Fiscal reforms, Tax reforms, Monetary policy, Banking sector, Economic indicators, Balance of payments statistics

This paper assesses El Salvador's capacity and options for upgrading its fiscal framework and attempts to take a fresh look at the 'growth puzzle' from a comparative perspective. The Hausmann's growth diagnostics a...

Pakistan
			: Eleventh Review Under the Extended Arrangement and Request for Modification of Performance Criteria and Extension of the Extended Arrangement-Press Release; Staff Report; and Statement by the Executive Director for Pakistan

Pakistan : Eleventh Review Under the Extended Arrangement and Request for Modification of Performance Criteria and Extension of the Extended Arrangement-Press Release; Staff Report; and Statement by the Executive Director for Pakistan »

Volume/Issue: 2016/207

Series: IMF Staff Country Reports

Author(s): International Monetary Fund. Middle East and Central Asia Dept.

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 05 July 2016

DOI: http://dx.doi.org/10.5089/9781498340953.002

ISBN: 9781498340953

Keywords: Extended arrangement reviews, Fiscal policy, Fiscal consolidation, Tax administration, Fiscal reforms, Tax reforms, Monetary policy, Banking sector, Economic indicators, Balance of payments statistics

This paper assesses El Salvador's capacity and options for upgrading its fiscal framework and attempts to take a fresh look at the 'growth puzzle' from a comparative perspective. The Hausmann's growth diagnostics a...

Pakistan: Eleventh Review Under the Extended Arrangement and Request for Modification of Performance Criteria and Extension of the Extended Arrangement

Pakistan: Eleventh Review Under the Extended Arrangement and Request for Modification of Performance Criteria and Extension of the Extended Arrangement »

Source: Pakistan : Eleventh Review Under the Extended Arrangement and Request for Modification of Performance Criteria and Extension of the Extended Arrangement-Press Release; Staff Report; and Statement by the Executive Director for Pakistan

Volume/Issue: 2016/207

Series: IMF Staff Country Reports

Author(s): International Monetary Fund. Middle East and Central Asia Dept.

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 05 July 2016

ISBN: 9781498340953

Keywords: Extended arrangement reviews, Fiscal policy, Fiscal consolidation, Tax administration, Fiscal reforms, Tax reforms, Monetary policy, Banking sector, Economic indicators, Balance of payments statistics

This paper assesses El Salvador's capacity and options for upgrading its fiscal framework and attempts to take a fresh look at the 'growth puzzle' from a comparative perspective. The Hausmann's growth diagnostics a...

Statement by Jafar Mojarrad, Executive Director for Pakistan, Mohammed Daïri, Alternate Executive Director, and Shahid Mahmood, Senior Advisor to Executive Director, June 27, 2016

Statement by Jafar Mojarrad, Executive Director for Pakistan, Mohammed Daïri, Alternate Executive Director, and Shahid Mahmood, Senior Advisor to Executive Director, June 27, 2016 »

Source: Pakistan : Eleventh Review Under the Extended Arrangement and Request for Modification of Performance Criteria and Extension of the Extended Arrangement-Press Release; Staff Report; and Statement by the Executive Director for Pakistan

Volume/Issue: 2016/207

Series: IMF Staff Country Reports

Author(s): International Monetary Fund. Middle East and Central Asia Dept.

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 05 July 2016

ISBN: 9781498340953

Keywords: Extended arrangement reviews, Fiscal policy, Fiscal consolidation, Tax administration, Fiscal reforms, Tax reforms, Monetary policy, Banking sector, Economic indicators, Balance of payments statistics

This paper assesses El Salvador's capacity and options for upgrading its fiscal framework and attempts to take a fresh look at the 'growth puzzle' from a comparative perspective. The Hausmann's growth diagnostics a...

IMF Executive Board Completes Tenth Review Under the Extended Fund Facility for Pakistan

IMF Executive Board Completes Tenth Review Under the Extended Fund Facility for Pakistan »

Source: Pakistan : Tenth Review Under the Extended Arrangement and Request for Modification of Performance Criteria-Press Release; Staff Report; and Statement by the Executive Director for Pakistan

Volume/Issue: 2016/94

Series: IMF Staff Country Reports

Author(s): International Monetary Fund. Middle East and Central Asia Dept.

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 01 April 2016

ISBN: 9781475565706

Keywords: tax, reserves, monetary fund, budget, deficit

This paper discusses economic performance status and policy developments of Pakistan. Amid setbacks to structural reform, the authorities have made substantial progress in restoring economic stability. Economic act...

Pakistan
			: Tenth Review Under the Extended Arrangement and Request for Modification of Performance Criteria-Press Release; Staff Report; and Statement by the Executive Director for Pakistan

Pakistan : Tenth Review Under the Extended Arrangement and Request for Modification of Performance Criteria-Press Release; Staff Report; and Statement by the Executive Director for Pakistan »

Volume/Issue: 2016/94

Series: IMF Staff Country Reports

Author(s): International Monetary Fund. Middle East and Central Asia Dept.

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 01 April 2016

DOI: http://dx.doi.org/10.5089/9781475565706.002

ISBN: 9781475565706

Keywords: tax, reserves, monetary fund, budget, deficit

This paper discusses economic performance status and policy developments of Pakistan. Amid setbacks to structural reform, the authorities have made substantial progress in restoring economic stability. Economic act...

Pakistan: Tenth Review Under the Extended Arrangement and Request for Modification of Performance Criteria

Pakistan: Tenth Review Under the Extended Arrangement and Request for Modification of Performance Criteria »

Source: Pakistan : Tenth Review Under the Extended Arrangement and Request for Modification of Performance Criteria-Press Release; Staff Report; and Statement by the Executive Director for Pakistan

Volume/Issue: 2016/94

Series: IMF Staff Country Reports

Author(s): International Monetary Fund. Middle East and Central Asia Dept.

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 01 April 2016

ISBN: 9781475565706

Keywords: tax, reserves, monetary fund, budget, deficit

This paper discusses economic performance status and policy developments of Pakistan. Amid setbacks to structural reform, the authorities have made substantial progress in restoring economic stability. Economic act...

Statement by Jafar Mojarrad, Executive Director for Pakistan and Shahid Mahmood, Senior Advisor to Executive Director, March 25, 2016

Statement by Jafar Mojarrad, Executive Director for Pakistan and Shahid Mahmood, Senior Advisor to Executive Director, March 25, 2016 »

Source: Pakistan : Tenth Review Under the Extended Arrangement and Request for Modification of Performance Criteria-Press Release; Staff Report; and Statement by the Executive Director for Pakistan

Volume/Issue: 2016/94

Series: IMF Staff Country Reports

Author(s): International Monetary Fund. Middle East and Central Asia Dept.

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 01 April 2016

ISBN: 9781475565706

Keywords: tax, reserves, monetary fund, budget, deficit

This paper discusses economic performance status and policy developments of Pakistan. Amid setbacks to structural reform, the authorities have made substantial progress in restoring economic stability. Economic act...

IMF Executive Board Completes Ninth Review Under the Extended Fund Facility for Pakistan

IMF Executive Board Completes Ninth Review Under the Extended Fund Facility for Pakistan »

Source: Pakistan : Staff Report for the 2015 Article IV Consultation, Ninth Review Under the Extended Arrangement, Request for Waivers of Nonobservance of Performance Criteria, and Request for Modification of a Performance Criterion-Press Release; Staff Report; and Statement by the Executive Director for Pakistan

Volume/Issue: 2016/1

Series: IMF Staff Country Reports

Author(s): International Monetary Fund. Middle East and Central Asia Dept.

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 12 January 2016

ISBN: 9781513557007

Keywords: tax, budget, monetary fund, deficit, exchange

This 2015 Article IV Consultation highlights that starting from a difficult position in 2013, Pakistan has made substantial progress in reducing near-term economic vulnerabilities. Economic growth gradually increas...

IMF Executive Board Concludes 2015 Article IV Consultation with Pakistan

IMF Executive Board Concludes 2015 Article IV Consultation with Pakistan »

Source: Pakistan : Staff Report for the 2015 Article IV Consultation, Ninth Review Under the Extended Arrangement, Request for Waivers of Nonobservance of Performance Criteria, and Request for Modification of a Performance Criterion-Press Release; Staff Report; and Statement by the Executive Director for Pakistan

Volume/Issue: 2016/1

Series: IMF Staff Country Reports

Author(s): International Monetary Fund. Middle East and Central Asia Dept.

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 12 January 2016

ISBN: 9781513557007

Keywords: tax, budget, monetary fund, deficit, exchange

This 2015 Article IV Consultation highlights that starting from a difficult position in 2013, Pakistan has made substantial progress in reducing near-term economic vulnerabilities. Economic growth gradually increas...

Pakistan
			: Selected Issues Paper

Pakistan : Selected Issues Paper »

Volume/Issue: 2016/2

Series: IMF Staff Country Reports

Author(s): International Monetary Fund. Middle East and Central Asia Dept.

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 12 January 2016

DOI: http://dx.doi.org/10.5089/9781513582412.002

ISBN: 9781513582412

Keywords: tax, taxes, tax revenue, tax bases, tax revenues

This Selected Issues paper reviews Pakistan's tax regime, evaluates the level and composition of tax revenues, and estimates tax buoyancy and efficiency. Despite recent progress under the program, Pakistan's tax re...

Pakistan
			: Staff Report for the 2015 Article IV Consultation, Ninth Review Under the Extended Arrangement, Request for Waivers of Nonobservance of Performance Criteria, and Request for Modification of a Performance Criterion-Press Release; Staff Report; and Statement by the Executive Director for Pakistan

Pakistan : Staff Report for the 2015 Article IV Consultation, Ninth Review Under the Extended Arrangement, Request for Waivers of Nonobservance of Performance Criteria, and Request for Modification of a Performance Criterion-Press Release; Staff Report; and Statement by the Executive Director for Pakistan »

Volume/Issue: 2016/1

Series: IMF Staff Country Reports

Author(s): International Monetary Fund. Middle East and Central Asia Dept.

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 12 January 2016

DOI: http://dx.doi.org/10.5089/9781513557007.002

ISBN: 9781513557007

Keywords: tax, budget, monetary fund, deficit, exchange

This 2015 Article IV Consultation highlights that starting from a difficult position in 2013, Pakistan has made substantial progress in reducing near-term economic vulnerabilities. Economic growth gradually increas...

Pakistan: Selected Issues Paper

Pakistan: Selected Issues Paper »

Source: Pakistan : Selected Issues Paper

Volume/Issue: 2016/2

Series: IMF Staff Country Reports

Author(s): International Monetary Fund. Middle East and Central Asia Dept.

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 12 January 2016

ISBN: 9781513582412

Keywords: tax, taxes, tax revenue, tax bases, tax revenues

This Selected Issues paper reviews Pakistan's tax regime, evaluates the level and composition of tax revenues, and estimates tax buoyancy and efficiency. Despite recent progress under the program, Pakistan's tax re...

Pakistan: Selected Issues Paper

Pakistan: Selected Issues Paper »

Source: Pakistan : Selected Issues Paper

Volume/Issue: 2016/2

Series: IMF Staff Country Reports

Author(s): International Monetary Fund. Middle East and Central Asia Dept.

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 12 January 2016

ISBN: 9781513582412

Keywords: tax, taxes, tax revenue, tax bases, tax revenues

This Selected Issues paper reviews Pakistan's tax regime, evaluates the level and composition of tax revenues, and estimates tax buoyancy and efficiency. Despite recent progress under the program, Pakistan's tax re...

Pakistan: Selected Issues Paper

Pakistan: Selected Issues Paper »

Source: Pakistan : Selected Issues Paper

Volume/Issue: 2016/2

Series: IMF Staff Country Reports

Author(s): International Monetary Fund. Middle East and Central Asia Dept.

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 12 January 2016

ISBN: 9781513582412

Keywords: tax, taxes, tax revenue, tax bases, tax revenues

This Selected Issues paper reviews Pakistan's tax regime, evaluates the level and composition of tax revenues, and estimates tax buoyancy and efficiency. Despite recent progress under the program, Pakistan's tax re...

Pakistan: Staff Report for the 2015 Article IV Consultation, Ninth Review Under the Extended Arrangement, Request for Waivers of Nonobservance of Performance Criteria, and Request for Modification of a Performance Criterion

Pakistan: Staff Report for the 2015 Article IV Consultation, Ninth Review Under the Extended Arrangement, Request for Waivers of Nonobservance of Performance Criteria, and Request for Modification of a Performance Criterion »

Source: Pakistan : Staff Report for the 2015 Article IV Consultation, Ninth Review Under the Extended Arrangement, Request for Waivers of Nonobservance of Performance Criteria, and Request for Modification of a Performance Criterion-Press Release; Staff Report; and Statement by the Executive Director for Pakistan

Volume/Issue: 2016/1

Series: IMF Staff Country Reports

Author(s): International Monetary Fund. Middle East and Central Asia Dept.

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 12 January 2016

ISBN: 9781513557007

Keywords: tax, budget, monetary fund, deficit, exchange

This 2015 Article IV Consultation highlights that starting from a difficult position in 2013, Pakistan has made substantial progress in reducing near-term economic vulnerabilities. Economic growth gradually increas...

Staff Report for The 2015 Article IV Consultation, Ninth Review Under the Extended Arrangement, Request for Waivers of Nonobservance of Performance Criteria, and Request for Modification of a Performance Criterion—informational annex

Staff Report for The 2015 Article IV Consultation, Ninth Review Under the Extended Arrangement, Request for Waivers of Nonobservance of Performance Criteria, and Request for Modification of a Performance Criterion—informational annex »

Source: Pakistan : Staff Report for the 2015 Article IV Consultation, Ninth Review Under the Extended Arrangement, Request for Waivers of Nonobservance of Performance Criteria, and Request for Modification of a Performance Criterion-Press Release; Staff Report; and Statement by the Executive Director for Pakistan

Volume/Issue: 2016/1

Series: IMF Staff Country Reports

Author(s): International Monetary Fund. Middle East and Central Asia Dept.

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 12 January 2016

ISBN: 9781513557007

Keywords: tax, budget, monetary fund, deficit, exchange

This 2015 Article IV Consultation highlights that starting from a difficult position in 2013, Pakistan has made substantial progress in reducing near-term economic vulnerabilities. Economic growth gradually increas...

Statement by Jafar Mojarrad, Executive Director for Pakistan and Shahid Mahmood, Senior Advisor to Executive Director, December 18, 2015

Statement by Jafar Mojarrad, Executive Director for Pakistan and Shahid Mahmood, Senior Advisor to Executive Director, December 18, 2015 »

Source: Pakistan : Staff Report for the 2015 Article IV Consultation, Ninth Review Under the Extended Arrangement, Request for Waivers of Nonobservance of Performance Criteria, and Request for Modification of a Performance Criterion-Press Release; Staff Report; and Statement by the Executive Director for Pakistan

Volume/Issue: 2016/1

Series: IMF Staff Country Reports

Author(s): International Monetary Fund. Middle East and Central Asia Dept.

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 12 January 2016

ISBN: 9781513557007

Keywords: tax, budget, monetary fund, deficit, exchange

This 2015 Article IV Consultation highlights that starting from a difficult position in 2013, Pakistan has made substantial progress in reducing near-term economic vulnerabilities. Economic growth gradually increas...

IMF Executive Board Completes Eighth Review under the EFF for Pakistan

IMF Executive Board Completes Eighth Review under the EFF for Pakistan »

Source: Pakistan : Eighth Review Under the Extended Arrangement and Request for Waivers of Nonobservance of Performance Criteria-Press Release; Staff Report; and Statement by the Executive Director for Pakistan

Volume/Issue: 2015/278

Series: IMF Staff Country Reports

Author(s): International Monetary Fund. Middle East and Central Asia Dept.

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 06 October 2015

ISBN: 9781513548968

Keywords: monetary fund, banking system, central bank, government budget, commodity prices

This paper discusses Pakistan's Eighth Review Under the Extended Arrangement and Request for Waivers of Nonobservance of Performance Criteria (PC). Two end-June 2015 quantitative PCs and three indicative targets we...

Pakistan
			: Eighth Review Under the Extended Arrangement and Request for Waivers of Nonobservance of Performance Criteria-Press Release; Staff Report; and Statement by the Executive Director for Pakistan

Pakistan : Eighth Review Under the Extended Arrangement and Request for Waivers of Nonobservance of Performance Criteria-Press Release; Staff Report; and Statement by the Executive Director for Pakistan »

Volume/Issue: 2015/278

Series: IMF Staff Country Reports

Author(s): International Monetary Fund. Middle East and Central Asia Dept.

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 06 October 2015

DOI: http://dx.doi.org/10.5089/9781513548968.002

ISBN: 9781513548968

Keywords: monetary fund, banking system, central bank, government budget, commodity prices

This paper discusses Pakistan's Eighth Review Under the Extended Arrangement and Request for Waivers of Nonobservance of Performance Criteria (PC). Two end-June 2015 quantitative PCs and three indicative targets we...

Pakistan: Eighth Review Under the Extended Arrangement and Request for Waivers of Nonobservance of Performance Criteria

Pakistan: Eighth Review Under the Extended Arrangement and Request for Waivers of Nonobservance of Performance Criteria »

Source: Pakistan : Eighth Review Under the Extended Arrangement and Request for Waivers of Nonobservance of Performance Criteria-Press Release; Staff Report; and Statement by the Executive Director for Pakistan

Volume/Issue: 2015/278

Series: IMF Staff Country Reports

Author(s): International Monetary Fund. Middle East and Central Asia Dept.

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 06 October 2015

ISBN: 9781513548968

Keywords: monetary fund, banking system, central bank, government budget, commodity prices

This paper discusses Pakistan's Eighth Review Under the Extended Arrangement and Request for Waivers of Nonobservance of Performance Criteria (PC). Two end-June 2015 quantitative PCs and three indicative targets we...

Statement by Jafar Mojarrad, Executive Director for Pakistan, Mohammed Daïri, Alternate Executive Director, and Shahid Mahmood, Senior Advisor to Executive Director

Statement by Jafar Mojarrad, Executive Director for Pakistan, Mohammed Daïri, Alternate Executive Director, and Shahid Mahmood, Senior Advisor to Executive Director »

Source: Pakistan : Eighth Review Under the Extended Arrangement and Request for Waivers of Nonobservance of Performance Criteria-Press Release; Staff Report; and Statement by the Executive Director for Pakistan

Volume/Issue: 2015/278

Series: IMF Staff Country Reports

Author(s): International Monetary Fund. Middle East and Central Asia Dept.

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 06 October 2015

ISBN: 9781513548968

Keywords: monetary fund, banking system, central bank, government budget, commodity prices

This paper discusses Pakistan's Eighth Review Under the Extended Arrangement and Request for Waivers of Nonobservance of Performance Criteria (PC). Two end-June 2015 quantitative PCs and three indicative targets we...

Fair Taxation in the Middle East and North Africa

Fair Taxation in the Middle East and North Africa »

Source: Fair Taxation in the Middle East and North Africa

Volume/Issue: 2015/16

Series: Staff Discussion Notes

Author(s): Mario Mansour , Pritha Mitra , Carlo Sdralevich , and Andrew Jewell

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 02 September 2015

Language: Arabic

ISBN: 9781513552255

Keywords: Resource Revenues, Excise, Value-Added Tax, Equity, tax, taxes, Justice, Inequality, and Other Normative Criteria and Measurement, International Relations and International Political Economy: Other

Fairness - and what governments can do about it - is at the forefront of economic and social debate all over the world. In MENA, this has been at the core of recent political transitions but has not been adequately...

Fair Taxation in the Middle East and North Africa

Fair Taxation in the Middle East and North Africa »

Volume/Issue: 2015/16

Series: Staff Discussion Notes

Author(s): Mario Mansour , Pritha Mitra , Carlo Sdralevich , and Andrew Jewell

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 02 September 2015

Language: Arabic

DOI: http://dx.doi.org/10.5089/9781513552255.006

ISBN: 9781513552255

Keywords: Resource Revenues, Excise, Value-Added Tax, Equity, tax, taxes, Justice, Inequality, and Other Normative Criteria and Measurement, International Relations and International Political Economy: Other

Fairness - and what governments can do about it - is at the forefront of economic and social debate all over the world. In MENA, this has been at the core of recent political transitions but has not been adequately...

IMF Executive Board Completes Seventh Review under the EFF for Pakistan

IMF Executive Board Completes Seventh Review under the EFF for Pakistan »

Source: Pakistan : Seventh Review Under the Extended Arrangement and Modification of Performance Criteria

Volume/Issue: 2015/162

Series: IMF Staff Country Reports

Author(s): International Monetary Fund. Middle East and Central Asia Dept.

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 02 July 2015

ISBN: 9781513590073

Keywords: tax, budget, banking system, monetary fund, debt

This paper discusses Pakistan's Seventh Review Under the Extended Arrangement and Modification of Performance Criteria (PCs). All end-March 2015 quantitative PCs were achieved, as well as the indicative target (IT)...

Pakistan
			: Seventh Review Under the Extended Arrangement and Modification of Performance Criteria

Pakistan : Seventh Review Under the Extended Arrangement and Modification of Performance Criteria »

Volume/Issue: 2015/162

Series: IMF Staff Country Reports

Author(s): International Monetary Fund. Middle East and Central Asia Dept.

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 02 July 2015

DOI: http://dx.doi.org/10.5089/9781513590073.002

ISBN: 9781513590073

Keywords: tax, budget, banking system, monetary fund, debt

This paper discusses Pakistan's Seventh Review Under the Extended Arrangement and Modification of Performance Criteria (PCs). All end-March 2015 quantitative PCs were achieved, as well as the indicative target (IT)...

Pakistan: Seventh Review Under the Extended Arrangement and Modification of Performance Criteria

Pakistan: Seventh Review Under the Extended Arrangement and Modification of Performance Criteria »

Source: Pakistan : Seventh Review Under the Extended Arrangement and Modification of Performance Criteria

Volume/Issue: 2015/162

Series: IMF Staff Country Reports

Author(s): International Monetary Fund. Middle East and Central Asia Dept.

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 02 July 2015

ISBN: 9781513590073

Keywords: tax, budget, banking system, monetary fund, debt

This paper discusses Pakistan's Seventh Review Under the Extended Arrangement and Modification of Performance Criteria (PCs). All end-March 2015 quantitative PCs were achieved, as well as the indicative target (IT)...

Pakistan: Seventh Review Under the Extended Arrangement and Modification of Performance Criteria—Supplementary Information

Pakistan: Seventh Review Under the Extended Arrangement and Modification of Performance Criteria—Supplementary Information »

Source: Pakistan : Seventh Review Under the Extended Arrangement and Modification of Performance Criteria

Volume/Issue: 2015/162

Series: IMF Staff Country Reports

Author(s): International Monetary Fund. Middle East and Central Asia Dept.

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 02 July 2015

ISBN: 9781513590073

Keywords: tax, budget, banking system, monetary fund, debt

This paper discusses Pakistan's Seventh Review Under the Extended Arrangement and Modification of Performance Criteria (PCs). All end-March 2015 quantitative PCs were achieved, as well as the indicative target (IT)...

Statement by Jafar Mojarrad, Executive Director for Pakistan and Mohammed Daïri, Alternate Executive Director

Statement by Jafar Mojarrad, Executive Director for Pakistan and Mohammed Daïri, Alternate Executive Director »

Source: Pakistan : Seventh Review Under the Extended Arrangement and Modification of Performance Criteria

Volume/Issue: 2015/162

Series: IMF Staff Country Reports

Author(s): International Monetary Fund. Middle East and Central Asia Dept.

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 02 July 2015

ISBN: 9781513590073

Keywords: tax, budget, banking system, monetary fund, debt

This paper discusses Pakistan's Seventh Review Under the Extended Arrangement and Modification of Performance Criteria (PCs). All end-March 2015 quantitative PCs were achieved, as well as the indicative target (IT)...

Push Factors and Capital Flows to Emerging Markets
			: Why Knowing Your Lender Matters More Than Fundamentals

Push Factors and Capital Flows to Emerging Markets : Why Knowing Your Lender Matters More Than Fundamentals »

Volume/Issue: 2015/127

Series: IMF Working Papers

Author(s): Eugenio Cerutti , Stijn Claessens , and Damien Puy

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 22 June 2015

DOI: http://dx.doi.org/10.5089/9781513526638.001

ISBN: 9781513526638

Keywords: Push factors, global banks, markets, portfolio, Financial Aspects of Economic Integration, Portfolio Choice,

This paper analyzes the behavior of gross capital inflows across 34 emerging markets (EMs). We first confirm that aggregate inflows to EMs co-move considerably. We then report three findings: (i) the aggregate co-m...

Push Factors and Capital Flows to Emerging Markets

Push Factors and Capital Flows to Emerging Markets »

Source: Push Factors and Capital Flows to Emerging Markets : Why Knowing Your Lender Matters More Than Fundamentals

Volume/Issue: 2015/127

Series: IMF Working Papers

Author(s): Eugenio Cerutti , Stijn Claessens , and Damien Puy

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 22 June 2015

ISBN: 9781513526638

Keywords: Push factors, global banks, markets, portfolio, Financial Aspects of Economic Integration, Portfolio Choice,

This paper analyzes the behavior of gross capital inflows across 34 emerging markets (EMs). We first confirm that aggregate inflows to EMs co-move considerably. We then report three findings: (i) the aggregate co-m...

How Large Are Global Energy Subsidies?

How Large Are Global Energy Subsidies? »

Source: How Large Are Global Energy Subsidies?

Volume/Issue: 2015/105

Series: IMF Working Papers

Author(s): David Coady , Ian Parry , Louis Sears , and Baoping Shang

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 18 May 2015

ISBN: 9781513532196

Keywords: energy subsidies, efficient taxation, deadweight loss, revenue, subsidies, tax, vehicle, traffic, subsidy, Demand and Supply

This paper provides a comprehensive, updated picture of energy subsidies at the global and regional levels. It focuses on the broad notion of post-tax energy subsidies, which arise when consumer prices are below su...

How Large Are Global Energy Subsidies?

How Large Are Global Energy Subsidies? »

Volume/Issue: 2015/105

Series: IMF Working Papers

Author(s): David Coady , Ian Parry , Louis Sears , and Baoping Shang

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 18 May 2015

DOI: http://dx.doi.org/10.5089/9781513532196.001

ISBN: 9781513532196

Keywords: energy subsidies, efficient taxation, deadweight loss, revenue, subsidies, tax, vehicle, traffic, subsidy, Demand and Supply

This paper provides a comprehensive, updated picture of energy subsidies at the global and regional levels. It focuses on the broad notion of post-tax energy subsidies, which arise when consumer prices are below su...

IMF Executive Board Completes Sixth Review Under the EFF for Pakistan

IMF Executive Board Completes Sixth Review Under the EFF for Pakistan »

Source: Pakistan : Sixth Review Under the Extended Arrangement and Modification of Performance Criteria-Staff Report; Press Release; and Statement by the Executive Director for Pakistan

Volume/Issue: 2015/96

Series: IMF Staff Country Reports

Author(s): International Monetary Fund. Middle East and Central Asia Dept.

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 07 April 2015

ISBN: 9781484321287

Keywords: debt, tax, monetary fund, exchange, oil prices

EXECUTIVE SUMMARY Extended Arrangement under the Extended Fund Facility (EFF): A 36 month, SDR 4,393 million (425 percent of quota) Extended Arrangement under the EFF was approved by the Executive Board on Septembe...

Pakistan
			: Sixth Review Under the Extended Arrangement and Modification of Performance Criteria-Staff Report; Press Release; and Statement by the Executive Director for Pakistan

Pakistan : Sixth Review Under the Extended Arrangement and Modification of Performance Criteria-Staff Report; Press Release; and Statement by the Executive Director for Pakistan »

Volume/Issue: 2015/96

Series: IMF Staff Country Reports

Author(s): International Monetary Fund. Middle East and Central Asia Dept.

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 07 April 2015

DOI: http://dx.doi.org/10.5089/9781484321287.002

ISBN: 9781484321287

Keywords: debt, tax, monetary fund, exchange, oil prices

EXECUTIVE SUMMARY Extended Arrangement under the Extended Fund Facility (EFF): A 36 month, SDR 4,393 million (425 percent of quota) Extended Arrangement under the EFF was approved by the Executive Board on Septembe...

Pakistan: Sixth Review Under The Extended Arrangement and Modification of Performance Criteria

Pakistan: Sixth Review Under The Extended Arrangement and Modification of Performance Criteria »

Source: Pakistan : Sixth Review Under the Extended Arrangement and Modification of Performance Criteria-Staff Report; Press Release; and Statement by the Executive Director for Pakistan

Volume/Issue: 2015/96

Series: IMF Staff Country Reports

Author(s): International Monetary Fund. Middle East and Central Asia Dept.

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 07 April 2015

ISBN: 9781484321287

Keywords: debt, tax, monetary fund, exchange, oil prices

EXECUTIVE SUMMARY Extended Arrangement under the Extended Fund Facility (EFF): A 36 month, SDR 4,393 million (425 percent of quota) Extended Arrangement under the EFF was approved by the Executive Board on Septembe...

Pakistan: Sixth Review Under the Extended Arrangement and Modification of Performance Criteria-Staff Report; Press Release; and Statement by the Executive Director for Pakistan

Pakistan: Sixth Review Under the Extended Arrangement and Modification of Performance Criteria-Staff Report; Press Release; and Statement by the Executive Director for Pakistan »

Source: Pakistan : Sixth Review Under the Extended Arrangement and Modification of Performance Criteria-Staff Report; Press Release; and Statement by the Executive Director for Pakistan

Volume/Issue: 2015/96

Series: IMF Staff Country Reports

Author(s): International Monetary Fund. Middle East and Central Asia Dept.

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 07 April 2015

ISBN: 9781484321287

Keywords: debt, tax, monetary fund, exchange, oil prices

EXECUTIVE SUMMARY Extended Arrangement under the Extended Fund Facility (EFF): A 36 month, SDR 4,393 million (425 percent of quota) Extended Arrangement under the EFF was approved by the Executive Board on Septembe...

Statement by Jafar Mojarrad, Executive Director for Pakistan and Shahid Mahmood, Senior Advisor to Executive Director, March 27, 2015

Statement by Jafar Mojarrad, Executive Director for Pakistan and Shahid Mahmood, Senior Advisor to Executive Director, March 27, 2015 »

Source: Pakistan : Sixth Review Under the Extended Arrangement and Modification of Performance Criteria-Staff Report; Press Release; and Statement by the Executive Director for Pakistan

Volume/Issue: 2015/96

Series: IMF Staff Country Reports

Author(s): International Monetary Fund. Middle East and Central Asia Dept.

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 07 April 2015

ISBN: 9781484321287

Keywords: debt, tax, monetary fund, exchange, oil prices

EXECUTIVE SUMMARY Extended Arrangement under the Extended Fund Facility (EFF): A 36 month, SDR 4,393 million (425 percent of quota) Extended Arrangement under the EFF was approved by the Executive Board on Septembe...

Are Islamic Banks More Resilient during Financial Panics?*

Are Islamic Banks More Resilient during Financial Panics?* »

Source: Are Islamic Banks More Resilient during Financial Panics?

Volume/Issue: 2015/41

Series: IMF Working Papers

Author(s): Moazzam Farooq , and Sajjad Zaheer

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 26 February 2015

ISBN: 9781484380628

Keywords: Financial panic, Liquidity crisis, Bank Run, banks, bank, banking, deposits, Firm Behavior: Empirical Analysis,

Rapid growth of Islamic banking in developing countries is accompanied with claims about its relative resilience to financial crises as compared to conventional banking. However, little empirical evidence is availa...

Are Islamic Banks More Resilient during Financial Panics?

Are Islamic Banks More Resilient during Financial Panics? »

Volume/Issue: 2015/41

Series: IMF Working Papers

Author(s): Moazzam Farooq , and Sajjad Zaheer

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 26 February 2015

DOI: http://dx.doi.org/10.5089/9781484380628.001

ISBN: 9781484380628

Keywords: Financial panic, Liquidity crisis, Bank Run, banks, bank, banking, deposits, Firm Behavior: Empirical Analysis,

Rapid growth of Islamic banking in developing countries is accompanied with claims about its relative resilience to financial crises as compared to conventional banking. However, little empirical evidence is availa...

IMF Executive Board Completes Fourth and Fifth Reviews Under Extended Fund Facility Arrangement for Pakistan, and Approves US$1.05 Billion Disbursement

IMF Executive Board Completes Fourth and Fifth Reviews Under Extended Fund Facility Arrangement for Pakistan, and Approves US$1.05 Billion Disbursement »

Source: Pakistan : Fourth and Fifth Reviews Under the Extended Arrangement and Request for Waivers of Nonobservance of Performance Criteria

Volume/Issue: 2014/357

Series: IMF Staff Country Reports

Author(s): International Monetary Fund. Middle East and Central Asia Dept.

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 22 December 2014

ISBN: 9781498359160

Keywords: government borrowing, tax, budget, monetary fund, credit growth

A 36 month, SDR 4,393 million (425 percent of quota) Extended Arrangement under the EFF was approved by the Executive Board on September 4, 2013 and the third review was completed on June 27, 2014, with a total of...

Pakistan
			: Fourth and Fifth Reviews Under the Extended Arrangement and Request for Waivers of Nonobservance of Performance Criteria

Pakistan : Fourth and Fifth Reviews Under the Extended Arrangement and Request for Waivers of Nonobservance of Performance Criteria »

Volume/Issue: 2014/357

Series: IMF Staff Country Reports

Author(s): International Monetary Fund. Middle East and Central Asia Dept.

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 22 December 2014

DOI: http://dx.doi.org/10.5089/9781498359160.002

ISBN: 9781498359160

Keywords: government borrowing, tax, budget, monetary fund, credit growth

A 36 month, SDR 4,393 million (425 percent of quota) Extended Arrangement under the EFF was approved by the Executive Board on September 4, 2013 and the third review was completed on June 27, 2014, with a total of...

Pakistan: Fourth and Fifth Review under the Extended Arrangement and Request for Waivers of Nonobservance of Performance Criteria—Supplementary Information

Pakistan: Fourth and Fifth Review under the Extended Arrangement and Request for Waivers of Nonobservance of Performance Criteria—Supplementary Information »

Source: Pakistan : Fourth and Fifth Reviews Under the Extended Arrangement and Request for Waivers of Nonobservance of Performance Criteria

Volume/Issue: 2014/357

Series: IMF Staff Country Reports

Author(s): International Monetary Fund. Middle East and Central Asia Dept.

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 22 December 2014

ISBN: 9781498359160

Keywords: government borrowing, tax, budget, monetary fund, credit growth

A 36 month, SDR 4,393 million (425 percent of quota) Extended Arrangement under the EFF was approved by the Executive Board on September 4, 2013 and the third review was completed on June 27, 2014, with a total of...

Pakistan: Fourth and Fifth Reviews Under the Extended Arrangement and Request for Waivers of Nonobservance of Performance Criteria

Pakistan: Fourth and Fifth Reviews Under the Extended Arrangement and Request for Waivers of Nonobservance of Performance Criteria »

Source: Pakistan : Fourth and Fifth Reviews Under the Extended Arrangement and Request for Waivers of Nonobservance of Performance Criteria

Volume/Issue: 2014/357

Series: IMF Staff Country Reports

Author(s): International Monetary Fund. Middle East and Central Asia Dept.

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 22 December 2014

ISBN: 9781498359160

Keywords: government borrowing, tax, budget, monetary fund, credit growth

A 36 month, SDR 4,393 million (425 percent of quota) Extended Arrangement under the EFF was approved by the Executive Board on September 4, 2013 and the third review was completed on June 27, 2014, with a total of...

Statement by Jafar Mojarrad, Executive Director for Pakistan and Abdelali Jbili, Senior Advisor to Executive Director, December 17, 2014

Statement by Jafar Mojarrad, Executive Director for Pakistan and Abdelali Jbili, Senior Advisor to Executive Director, December 17, 2014 »

Source: Pakistan : Fourth and Fifth Reviews Under the Extended Arrangement and Request for Waivers of Nonobservance of Performance Criteria

Volume/Issue: 2014/357

Series: IMF Staff Country Reports

Author(s): International Monetary Fund. Middle East and Central Asia Dept.

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 22 December 2014

ISBN: 9781498359160

Keywords: government borrowing, tax, budget, monetary fund, credit growth

A 36 month, SDR 4,393 million (425 percent of quota) Extended Arrangement under the EFF was approved by the Executive Board on September 4, 2013 and the third review was completed on June 27, 2014, with a total of...